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life and times of Johann Sebastian Bach

Hendrik Willem Van Loon

life and times of Johann Sebastian Bach

by Hendrik Willem Van Loon

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian, -- 1685-1750.

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    Statementdescribed and depicted by Hendrik Willem Van Loon.
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    Open LibraryOL13853446M

    The life and times of Johann Sebastian Bach. [Hendrik Willem Van Loon] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. The Little Bach Book book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. After decades of singing Bach's music and lecturing about Bach /5(5).

    Two-and-a-half centuries after his death, the complex life of composer Johann Sebastian Bach continues to fascinate. Bach's colorful life was anchored in his belief that "music has been ordered by God's Spirit"?so much so that he began each composition by scrawling Jesu, juva (Jesus, help me) at the top of a blank page and concluded each with S.D.G. (short for Soli Deo Glor/5(22). Book Description Harcourt, Inc., Orlando, Hardcover. Condition: New. First American Edition. pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. New book. BIOGRAPHY. In this masterly book, Martin Geck illuminates the life and times of Johann Sebastian Bach and provides a superb analysis of his entire body of work, from the early cantatas through the Passions, the Masses, the Goldberg Variations, and.

    Based on 10 years of research and a vast cache of primary sources located in archives in Warsaw, Paris, London, New York, and Washington, D.C., Alan Walker's monumental Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times is the most comprehensive biography of the great Polish composer to appear in English in more than a century. Walker's work is a corrective biography, intended to dispel the many myths and. Johann Bach and His Music; Mr. van Loon Writes of the Great Composer's Life and Art THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH. By Hendrik Willem van Loon.


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Johann Sebastian Bach, (born March 21 [Ma New Style],Eisenach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxon Duchies [Germany]—died JLeipzig), composer of the Baroque era, the most celebrated member of a large family of north German gh he was admired by his contemporaries primarily as an outstanding harpsichordist, organist, and expert on organ building, Bach.

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Christoph Wolff is Adams University Professor Emeritus at Harvard University, where he taught from to A former director of the Bach Archive in Leipzig, Germany, he is the author of numerous works of music history including Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Biography, and Mozart at the Gateway to His Fortune: Serving the Emperor, Cited by: Early life Johann Sebastian Bach was born on Main Eisenach, Germany, the youngest child of Johann Ambrosius Bach, a church organist, and Elizabeth Lämmerhirt Bach.

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Mr. Geck's telling of Bach's biography is lively. He finds drama where he can, taking special relish in Bach's many clashes with his employers, from his days as a "young hothead" in Arnstadt to "the crises of the s" in Leipzig, which resulted in his "withdrawal from public life.".

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